Bendigo Motocross, Enduro and Dirt Bike Tracks
Castlemaine MX Track
The Castlemaine MX Track is a dedicated motocross track managed by the Castlemaine and District Motorcycle Club. The 1.6-kilometre shale clay track is designed to suit all motocross riders from beginners to professionals. The track is surrounded by bushland, perfect for camping amongst the shade of the gum trees. The track is for use by members only; however, the club holds two ‘Come and Try’ days each year, which allow riders new to the sport to try a motocross track prior to joining the club.
Opening hours: Practice and event day dates and opening hours vary (contact the club for details).
Cost: $30 per rider on practice days.
Annual memberships are $40 for singles and $60 for families. On ‘Come and Try’ Days, a one-day membership costs $15.
Number of tracks: 1 shale clay motocross track with man-made jumps and 34 starting gates.
Licence requirements: Motorcycling Australia licences are mandatory. One-day licences are available for ‘Come and Try’ Days for $25. Junior riders must have completed Motorcycling Australia’s ‘Kickstart Program’ before competing in racing events.
· Toilets and showers
· Sheltered spectator area
· Wash stations for bikes (available during large race meetings only)
· Camping (contact the club for availability and fees).
Address: Castlemaine-Maldon Road, Maldon, 3463
0434 476 000
Ravenswood Motocross Track
The Ravenswood Motocross Track is set amongst the gumtrees, 30 kilometres out of Bendigo. The track is for use by members of the Bendigo Motorcycle Club. The track hosts numerous race events each year and is designed for all styles of riders from motocross to enduro. The track is carved into the clay at the site following many features of the natural terrain, resulting in plenty of sharp climbs and descents and lots of bends. The track has one of the longest start straights in Australia.
Opening hours: On practice days, sign-on starts from 8am, with riding from 9am to 3pm. Practice and event day dates vary; contact the club for details.
Cost: Entry is $40 for all riders on practice days. Entry is free for spectators.
Annual memberships are $30 for juniors, $50 for seniors and $70 for families.
Number of tracks: 1 clay circuit.
Licence requirements: Motorcycling Australia licences are mandatory. One-day licences are available for $25.
· Toilets and showers
· Shaded spectator area
· Camping (contact club for pricing and site availability)
Address: Calder Highway, Ravenswood, 3453